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Monday Evening. July 1, 1957. Treatment of Alcoholic Advanced by New Drugs WASHLNGTON (UP)— Tremendous advances in the treatment of alcoholism have been achieved in the last few years. The alcoholic who seeks medical help today has a far brighter prospect of recovery than ever before. New drugs are responsible for some of this progress. Tranquif- izers and "mood lifters" are being widely and successfully used to tide the alcoholic through the agonizing "drying out" stage and to combat the anxieties, tensions and depressions that beset his ef-lmany things, forts to remain permanently sober. likely to find during hu struggle [or permanent sobriety will come from a remarkable group of amateurs who know little about medicine or psychiatry, but everything about alcoholism. They are called Alcoholics Anonymous. Much as been written about this organization, which now has 5,000 local groups throughout the United States, with a total membership of about 200,000. Its striking successes in helping alcoholics recover have . been attributed to Some are impressed by its emphasis on "staying sober for the The Danish drug antabuse, jnext 24 hours — an approach that which creates' a violent physical ', enables an alcoholic to face the allergy to alcor.ol, a.so has "roved 1 often-terrifying prospect of per- sn effective support of sobrety imanent sobriety on a day-at-a- when properly used. [time basis. Others say its secret But the mo-jt significant ad-:is the understanding, .sympathetic, vance, in the opinion of many au-1 non-moralizing fellow hip of thorities, has been in the attitude;others who have been down the of the medical profession toward jroad of alcoholism, alcoholism. i The only requirement for mem- At a meeting at Seattle, Wash., ;bership in AA is "an honest de- last Novfmber, the House of Delegates of the American Medical Assn. officially recognized slco- sire to stop drinking." And the mo.st important fact tha! a prospective member needs holism as a ''treatable disease." jto know about its formula for re- It called on all physicians ar.djcovory is: IE works. general hospitals to accept alco- holies as patients on the sumo basis as the victims of any other Riii-linnf«.i ournnyron Mr. and Mrs. Larry Smith and Some physicians and some hos-™ n . of , Lon « Bcach ' Call/., left pitals may continue to reject a] . I Wednesday morning for their home coholics as patients. But the AM A aft , c . r sending several days here appeal already has opened many'™* ™ rs ' ^'*'s parents, Mr doors that once wore dosed to a!-! a " d Mrs : Raymond Barber and coholics, and more will open in olher the future. The National Council Mr - and Mrs. 'Dan Schwartzkopt of Alcoholism reports tha' 3,000 "To the parents of a girl, Linda general hospitals now accept alcoholics (compared to less than 100 a decade ago. i It would be hard to overestimate how much this means to an alcoholic who sincerely wants to stop drinking, but knows he can't do it without help. No More Inquiries He no longer has to make surreptitious inquiries about . "special" sanitariums and clinics, or brood over the "stigma" of entering a mental hospital. lie can go to a regular physician, perhaps his own family doctor, just as he would if his disease were diabetes or tuborculosi.s. Once in competent medical hands, he will find tha.1 doctors no longer fuel — as they once born at hospital in Hartford City. John Kirkendall has been visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ifoward Kirknndall before leaving for California for a twirling engagement. Misses Bcthann Guge, Sandra Bell, Marilyn Hendrix .spent a week at Purdue university in 4-H leadership work. Mrs. Walter Tcnhrook, Mrs. Harold Scott and daughter, Mrs. Charles Caldwell, of near Forrest, visited Mrs. Mattie Ro.ss of Advance Wednesday in honor of her »7lh birthday. Mrs. 'Ross is a cousin, of the late A. L. Crceraft. American Lcgian and Booster's club are planning a fish fry and fireworks at the Legion Field CROSSWORD PUZZLE *"•«•'«• «-«urdayi P U »I. ACROSS 1—High card 4—Heavenly body 8—Comfort 12—Equality 13—Alcoholic beverage it— Arabian garment* 16—Think 17—Objecti of attack 19—Strip Jl—Beer Ingredient !2—Retired glen !<—Forgive !7—Lengthy 10—Portion of medicine )2—Compass point 13—Toward the sheltered side 34—Sea eagle 35—Part of ler S6—Relative (cotloq.) 37—Groat Lake 33—The sweetsop 39—Hostelry 41—Leak through «—Animal 45 —Wavelet 45—Cut with »h«ar« 52—Challenged 53—Sharpen 54—Learning E5—Unit- 57—Urges on 58—Antlered animal 69—.Man's nickname DOWN I—Footless D(*ll. »J UMUd rttlult Byndxalc. In. 2—Sleeveless cloak 3—Ireland •i—European 6—Note of seal* 6—Emmet 7—Paper measure 8—King of blrdl S—Act of fomenting 10—Posed for portrait It—Worm 1C—Gentle push 18—Unusual 20—Church official 23—Lemur 25—Arrow polaon 26—Golf mound* 27—Whip ' 28—Mixture 23— FomlMng n I—Scoff 'IS—Greek letter 37—Shade trees HO—Makes comfortable 12—Marine duck 44—Darlnsr 4G—Coad 47—niver In Siberia 48—Paradlno 4!l—Pronoun f,0—Wheel tooth (it—Fish OKKN GC—Note of scat* was given of the Second District meeting at Morocco. Mrs. Elizabeth Stephens, Mrs. Jack Flora, Mrs. Wayne Swam accompanied Miss Brcnda Flynn to Girls State at Bloomington Saturday. Plans were "made to help with the lish fry July 4, Mrs. Joe Bousun was given twin bedspreads in honor of her two new adopted children, Stephen Joe, 10, and Bonnie, 7. Refreshments were served (o 20 members and three guests, Mrs. Ralph Rinehart of Flora, Mrs. Joe Bousun and Mrs. Carl Krisman. Hostesses wore Bonnie Beck, Mable Grant, and Eva Denis. Jimmy Yaler has purchased a barbershop in Atlanta, Ind. did — that they are largely pow- Thursday evening, July <i. There crle.ss to help him. lie will be treated not as drunk to foe sobered up, but will also bo ball games earlier in the a/tfirnoon. Mrs, Tom Bowman has returned * patient who is "sick all over." j home frnm a visit with rclalivc.s When he i.s fully sober, rested and in rea.'iona'My good physical in lloanoke, Va. . . Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Fruddle.i- health, he will be ready for psy- ton of Dayton, Ohio, havi: return- chotherapy. This doesn't ncci:s- ! od home after visiting witih Mr. sarily mean months on the ana-'and Mrs. Howard Huddleslon. couch, or even a trip to a psychiatrist. A good straight- frorn-the-shouldcr talk with '.he attending physician may be vnouiih for many patients who have accepted the diagnosis tit alcoholism •fid arc really anxious to get well. The one point which the dwlor will try to get across in this talk, above all others, is this: An alcohrdic can "recover" from hi.i addiction — many thousands have — and can go on to live a normal, happy, useful life without alcnlml. But he can never be "cured" )n Ihe .WHOM! of foeing able to re- fiume "normal drinking. His choice now is between permanent, total abstinence — and progressively worse alcoholism which will lend him eventually to mad- JiOKs or death. Croup Of Am«l«urn The most effective help he is Mrs. Mary Rhine entertained for .supper Kriday evening in honor "f Mr. and Mrs. Larry Smith and ton of Long fieach. Calif, Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Raymond liar- her, Mr. and Mrs. John Barber and daughters, Mrs, Kl) a Smoker, Gail Smoker, Charles fjcc and El- ladonna 'Rhine. Pamela Barnard, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Prank Barnard, ac- cidonlaJI/ fell from a bicvcle Tuesday and broke her log above the ankle. She Li convalescing at home. Membero of Hie Methodist church heW a reception and pantry shower for the new minister, Mr. and Mrs. Kugene Gilbreath and son, Tuesday evening on the church American Lyyion Auxiliary met at the home of Mrn. Virgil Fer- Kii.von Wednesday evening with Mrs. Jack Flora presiding. Report f ') '^AT ) *\ >i|No man could asfc j % a * f for afiner bourbon { \ —because no finer $ I bourbon exists! .IQHTER._MIt.DEH.— QB The superb quality of lighter, milder Old Crow has made it America's most popular bourbon! J ae PROOF f KENTUCKY STRAIGHT I BOURBON WHISKEY ^V 7 00 Proof Uotltcti in Bond available ai usual OLD CROW DISTILLERY CO.,FRANKFORT,KY.,D1SIHIBUTED.BY NAT.DIST.PROD.CORP. GETTING TO SOURCE KEOKUK, Iowa U,"P>—Charles Fugalo and Col Frenling got in a boat Friday intent on making a .study of the caddis fly. The hoat turned over and stint the two mon straight to the river holtom, which is where the caddis fly hrceds. Fugulu and Frenling s.iifl they weren't interested in going quite thai far in the interests of enlo- molo«y. Culver Miss Sherrill Sanders and William Ulcry were married in Springfield, 111. on June 22. The OES Auxiliary were entertained Tuesday evening in the home of Mrs. Jerome Zechiel, Sr. United Class of the Methodist church met at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Edgir.gton Thursday evening. Members of the SK club were entertained Friday evening at the home of Miss Verda Komig. Youth Fellowship of the Reform ed church met Sunday evening in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Everett Eastcrday; 20 members intended. Mr. and Mrs. George Phillips entertained at a party at their home on East Shore Drive Wednesday evening for members of the Methodist Church choir. Members of the Sunshine class of the EUIi church and their teacher. Mrs. Glen Snydcr, wore entertained Thursday evening in the home of Patty and Anna Lee Lutz. Hcv. J. P. Slaughter of the Burr Oak and Pretty Lake EUR church- us lias been transferred to the Washington Center HUB church south of Columbia street. Mr. and Mrs, Don Gorolliaua States Boast of Bobsled Run Merits ALBANY, N.Y.-New York and California appear to have entered into a friendly feud, over which state has or will have, the' best bobsled run in North America. California claims that by 1960 it will have one that will top the famed M't. Van Hoevenberg bobrun at Lake Placid in northern New York. "It will be the fastest in the world" the west coasters predicted. The remark drew a friendly "pooh pooh" from New Yorkers. California's will have a concrete chute and the chute will have to use artificial ice. On the other hand, New York is a natural run, using natural ice and snow. And to top off i the argument, the New York Conservation Department pointed out that "the drivers are the 'ones who make the records." New York went a step further. It offered to lend some of its bobsled experts to California to help get the run underway. will open the Culver Skating rink June 29-30. It's located on West Jefferson street. A. Adams returned home Monday afternoon spending the week in the Veteran's Hospital at Fort Wayne. Mr. and Mrs, John W. Murray of Indianapolis and Miss Oharlyn Murray of McComb, Miss,, were recent guests of Mr. and Mrs. W. 0. Osborn. Mr. .and Mrs. Harry Baker spent Tuesday in South Bend with Mrs. Elizabeth Cooper. John Middleton left Friday for six weeks HOTC training at Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo, Mrs. Robert Simpson and daughter of San Antonio, Tex. arrived Monday for u visit with Mrs. Kuth Simpson and Miss Alta Burns. Mr, and Mrs. Fletcher Strang i Jr. of Denver, Colo,, arrived Mon! day to spend a few days with Mr. and Mrs. Fletcher Strang and Mrs. Robert Ott and family. Mr. and Mrs. Omer J. Srrfith and Mr. and Mrs, James Smith of Indianapolis spent the weekend ' with Mr. and Mrs. 0, T. Smith. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Speycr of South Bend were recent guests ol Mr. and Mrs. M. R. Robinson. Louis Listenbergcr visited relatives in Warsaw and Plymouth this week. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Bair and children were in Palos Hcighls, 111. for a few days. Mr. and Mrs. Hoy LlslcnUcrgcr were dinner guests Thursday of Mr, and Mrs. Ward Lceper near Bourbon. Royal Center Mr. and Mrs. Doyne Kistler and sons have returned from a trip to Washington, D._ C. and other places in the east. Melville Morehouse was granted a divorce from Hazel Morehouse and was given custody of their daughter. Skeet Fickle and Jim Oser are among 28 registrants placed in class 1-A, available for military service. Mrs. Berlin Pugh and Mrs. James Kitchell called on Mr. Pugh at Long hospital Wednesday evening. He seemed to be improving. Mrs. Buna Smith has been confined to her home for three weeks because of illness, but is improving. Mrs. Helen Butler injured bones in her left hand the past week. Her hand is now in a cast. Jake Roller who has bosn ill the past three weeks with pneumonia is better. Mr. and Mrs. William Pherson and sons of Anderson spent 'the past week here with her mother, Henrietta Swisher and other relatives. , Mrs. Betty Reynolds and chil- ;dren are moving in to the late Eliza Powell home on the west side of town. Miss Shelby Hipes recently returned from a visit lo Mishawaka, Elkhart and Angola. Mr. and Mrs. Dick Bailey of California are here on a two week's visit with their parents, friends and relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Fred LaDuct have moved into the apartment at the Flo Dodt Nursing home. Mrs. Opal W.oltz of Jcffersonvillp, Ind., is making a visit here with old friends. Mr. and Mrs. Gleason Kisller and Henrietta Swisher recently visited in Bismark, 111. Mr, and Mrs. Worley Jones have moved into the Kenneih Coolcorly residence south of the Baptist Christian church. Mrs. Florence Meacie bus return- Heartburn? GET FAST RELIEF WITH TUMS •^f flit* HEVfH OVCH-ALKXLIH INSIST ON THE GENUINE • STIil OHLY IQc ...WORTH I MltllON WHIN YOU NEED THEN TUMS I/ogansport, Indiana, Pharos-Tribune Fiv« fsfc^ True Life Adventures BORROWED BURROW. WESTERN BURROWING OWL. MKSHT BETTER BE CAU_EC» THE 'BORROWING* owi_. cm Will D:.n,r r.njj."-. . W»lldK. ( tiliII,HncJ J?ACTMEK BOKKOW THAN BUIU?. OFTEN THE l7l<3(5)MeS OF THE PRAIRIE D<3<5 PROVIPB ROOM ANf, 11= THE ORkSINAU OWNER \S STIUU IM <9,5e.UPAN£y WITH ITS VOUMS , BO ARD . Dlttnkuud l-r Kfoj folum S cd from her home in Miami, Fla., to her home in Royal Center. West Union WSCS will hold a meeting July 3 in the pavilion at Royal Center park. It will be guest day. There will be a carry- in dinner at noon. Mrs. Cecil Martin speni: last week at North Liberty with her daughter and family, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Burgct and daughter. At least ten countries use Ihe eagle as the symbol of supremacy. 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